Documenting the life and career of Samuel Hughes (b. 1913), a historian and lawyer who was appointed Justice of the Supreme Court of Ontario in 1958. Interview topics include: University of Toronto; Oxford University; articling; Osgoode Hall Law School; World War II; early practice; Chairman, Ontario Highway Transport Board; Justice, High Court, Supreme Court of Ontario; Chairman, Civil Service Commission, Canada; select cases; Supernumerary Judge, 1978. Interview conducted by Christine J.N. Kates. File includes 19 audio cassette recordings from a series of 10 interviews and a transcript with index (479 p.).
Date Started: 06/07/1988
Status: Please contact Osgoode Society for more information